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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
526 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

CAZ034-035-112230-
/O.NEW.KLOX.SU.Y.0010.160212T1100Z-160214T1700Z/
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
526 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM FRIDAY TO 9 AM PST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
HIGH SURF ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM FRIDAY TO 9 AM
PST SUNDAY.

* SURF AND TIMING...SURF IS EXPECTED TO BUILD TO 8 TO 12 FEET LATE
  TONIGHT OR EARLY FRIDAY...CONTINUE TO BUILD ON FRIDAY...THEN
  PEAK AT 10 TO 15 FEET WITH LOCAL SETS TO 18 FEET FRIDAY NIGHT
  THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING. SURF WILL BEGIN TO SUBSIDE LATE
  SATURDAY NIGHT AND EARLY SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...THE LARGE SURF MAY CAUSE BEACH EROSION AND STRONG RIP
  CURRENTS THAT WILL CREATE A RISK OF OCEAN DROWNING. SNEAKER
  WAVES CAN SUDDENLY OVERRUN PREVIOUSLY DRY BEACHES AND JETTIES
  AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE.

* LOCATIONS...SURF WILL BE HIGHEST ON WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING
  BEACHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF AND RIP CURRENTS WILL
MAKE SWIMMING AND ROCK JETTIES DANGEROUS.

REMEMBER...IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE
UNTIL YOU ARE FREE OF THE POWERFUL CURRENT. ALWAYS SWIM NEAR A
LIFEGUARD.

&&

$$

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN FRANCISCO CA
426 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

CAZ006-505-509-529-530-120400-
/O.CON.KMTR.SU.Y.0007.160211T2000Z-160214T0400Z/
SAN FRANCISCO-
COASTAL NORTH BAY...INCLUDING POINT REYES NATIONAL SEASHORE-
SAN FRANCISCO PENINSULA COAST-NORTHERN MONTEREY BAY-
SOUTHERN MONTEREY BAY AND BIG SUR COAST-
426 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM
PST SATURDAY...

* WAVES AND SURF... HIGHLY ENERGETIC FORERUNNER WAVES WITH A
  PERIOD OF 20 TO 21 SECONDS WILL ARRIVE THIS MORNING AND
  GRADUALLY BUILD THROUGH THE DAY. BY THIS EVENING... WAVES WILL
  BUILD UP TO 8 FEET AT A PERIOD OF UP TO 19 SECONDS. THE SWELL
  WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE UP TO 11 TO 13 FEET WITH A PERIOD OF
  16 TO 18 SECONDS FOR FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY.

* TIMING... FORERUNNER WAVES ARRIVE T0DAY AND BUILD THROUGH THE DAY.
  LARGER SWELL ARRIVES IN THE AREA FOR FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

* IMPACTS...THIS ENERGETIC SWELL WILL RESULT IN LARGE SURF WITH
  LONG LULLS BETWEEN SETS...RAISING THE RISK OF PEOPLE BEING
  WASHED INTO THE OCEAN BY A WAVE. ALSO THERE IS A RISK OF
  STRONG RIP CURRENTS...SNEAKER WAVES... AND LARGE SHORE BREAK.
  THOSE VISITING AREA BEACHES MAY BE UNFAMILIAR WITH THE DEADLY
  FORCE OF THE PACIFIC OCEAN. FOR THOSE VISITING REGIONAL
  BEACHES... REMAIN VIGILANT AND KEEP DO NOT TURN YOUR BACK TO
  THE OCEAN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH
EROSION.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
743 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

PZZ455-112315-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
743 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WAVES W 9 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WAVES W 12 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES W 13 FT AT 18 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES W 13 FT AT 17 SECONDS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES W 12 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WAVES W 8 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES NW 7 FT AT 11 SECONDS.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
743 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

PZZ475-112315-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
743 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WAVES W 10 FT AT 16 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WAVES W 13 FT AT 15 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI...NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. WAVES W 14 FT AT 18 SECONDS. SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES W 13 FT AT 14 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES W 12 FT AT 13 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES N 4 FT AT 8 SECONDS...AND NW
9 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. WAVES NW 8 FT AT 10 SECONDS.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
608 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

PZZ450-455-470-475-120000-
/O.CON.KEKA.SC.Y.0022.160212T0000Z-160214T1100Z/
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO OUT 10 NM-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA OUT 10 NM-
PT ST GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO 10 TO 60 NM-
CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT ARENA 10 TO 60 NM-
608 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 3 AM PST SUNDAY...

* SEAS...A LONG PERIOD WESTERLY SWELL WILL BUILD TODAY CAUSING
  THE SEA STATE TO REACH 10 FT BY THIS EVENING...AND PEAK AROUND
  12 TO 14 FT ON FRIDAY. THE SWELL WILL DIMINISH THROUGH THE
  WEEKEND WITH THE SEA STATE FALLING BELOW 10 FT BY SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
319 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016


PZZ670-111930-
/O.NEW.KLOX.SC.Y.0015.160212T0500Z-160214T2300Z/
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
319 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 PM
PST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LOS ANGELES/OXNARD HAS ISSUED A
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING
TO 3 PM PST SUNDAY.

SEE THE COASTAL WATERS FORECAST (CWFLOX) FOR MORE DETAILS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT HAZARDOUS WIND AND SEA
CONDITIONS WILL EXIST FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
315 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO SAN MATEO POINT CA OUT 60NM INCLUDING THE
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

PZZ670-111730-
POINT PIEDRAS BLANCAS TO POINT SAL FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
315 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WIND WAVES 1 TO 3 FT. W SWELL 5 TO 7 FT AT 12 SECONDS.
PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT THIS
EVENING. COMBINED SEAS 7 TO 9 FT AT 20 SECONDS...BUILDING TO 11
TO 13 FT AT 19 SECONDS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. COMBINED SEAS 11 TO 13 FT AT 19
SECONDS. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
.FRI NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 KT.
COMBINED SEAS 12 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 19 SECONDS.
.SAT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED SEAS 12 TO
14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 18 SECONDS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. COMBINED
SEAS 12 TO 14 FT DOMINANT PERIOD 16 SECONDS.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT...BECOMING 10 TO 20
KT LATE IN THE DAY. COMBINED SEAS 10 TO 13 FT...SUBSIDING TO 7 TO
9 FT LATE IN THE DAY.
.MON...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WIND WAVES 2 FT. NW SWELL 6 TO 7 FT.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOS ANGELES/OXNARD CA
600 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

CAZ034>041-044>046-051>054-059-087-088-547-548-121400-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY CENTRAL COAST-SANTA YNEZ VALLEY-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-CUYAMA VALLEY-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY SOUTH COAST-VENTURA COUNTY COAST-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY COAST INCLUDING DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES-
VENTURA COUNTY INTERIOR VALLEYS-VENTURA COUNTY COASTAL VALLEYS-
SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS RECREATIONAL AREA-
SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
SANTA BARBARA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-VENTURA COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MOUNTAINS EXCLUDING THE SANTA MONICA RANGE-
ANTELOPE VALLEY-CATALINA ISLAND-SANTA CLARITA VALLEY-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN FERNANDO VALLEY-
LOS ANGELES COUNTY SAN GABRIEL VALLEY-
600 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE... TODAY

HIGH SURF WILL DEVELOP ACROSS WEST TO NORTHWEST BEACHES FOR THE
CENTRAL COAST LATE TONIGHT. THERE WILL BE HIGH RIP CURRENT RISKS.

* HIGH SURF ADVISORY.........SEE WHUS46 KLOX - CFWLOX FOR DETAILS *

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN... FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT MOST WEST TO NORTHWEST FACING BEACHES FRIDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING. THERE WILL BE HIGH RIP CURRENT RISKS. THERE
WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR PRECIPITATION BEGINNING SATURDAY.

* HIGH SURF ADVISORY.........SEE WHUS46 KLOX - CFWLOX FOR DETAILS *

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

KAPLAN

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY - HANFORD CA
532 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

CAZ096-097-121345-
SIERRA NEVADA FROM YOSEMITE TO KINGS CANYON-
TULARE COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
532 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF
THE SOUTHERN SIERRA NEVADA.

...WINTER WEATHER RETURNS...

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

* TIMING: SNOW RETURNING ON WEDNESDAY TO THE HIGH SIERRA.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: 12 TO 24 INCHES. HIGHEST AMOUNTS IN
  YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK.

* ELEVATION: STARTING OUT AROUND 8000 FEET WEDNESDAY THEN
  LOWERING TO 5000 FEET.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE: YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK...SIERRA NATIONAL
  FOREST...KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK.

* IMPACTS: RAPIDLY CHANGING WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR HIKERS AND
  BACKPACKERS. SNOW CAUSING POSSIBLE ROAD CLOSURES AND DANGEROUS
  TRAVELING CONDITIONS.

* STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...OR YOUR FAVORITE NEWS
  SOURCE...FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT ANY SIGNIFICANT OR
UNUSUAL CONDITIONS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

JDB

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
422 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

CAZ001-002-121230-
REDWOOD COAST-MENDOCINO COAST-
422 AM PST THU FEB 11 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

A RAPIDLY BUILDING SWELL WILL BRING A HEIGHTENED RISK OF SNEAKER
WAVES TODAY.

BEACH GOERS SHOULD PLAN ACCORDINGLY AND STAY MUCH FARTHER FROM
THE SURF ZONE DURING THE DAY TODAY. ALSO PLAN ON AVOIDING JETTIES
AND OUTCROPPINGS AS LARGE AND SURPRISING WAVES WILL LIKELY WASH
OVER THESE STRUCTURES.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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